Interviews

Easterine Kire

Stories of Nagaland

In conversation with Easterine Kire about war, the importance of community, documenting unwritten histories, and her latest novel A Respectable Woman.

Humans of Hindutva

One Giant Inside Joke

In conversation with the Admin of the wildly popular Facebook page Humans of Hindutva, on satire, subterfuge, and skewering the Right-wing on social media.

Manu Joseph

The Value of Morality

In conversation with the always outspoken Manu Joseph about journalism, being political, and his latest novel, Miss Laila, Armed and Dangerous.

Tishani Doshi

Bold As Roses

In conversation with acclaimed poet, novelist, and dancer Tishani Doshi on Girls Are Coming Out of the Woods, her new collection of poetry.

Jerry Pinto

A Struggle Against Invisibility

In conversation with the inimitable Jerry Pinto about his latest novel Murder in Mahim.

Sharanya Manivannan

An Act of Belonging

In conversation with Sharanya Manivannan about The High Priestess Never Marries, her latest book of short fiction.

First Hand Anthology

Representing the Real

In conversation with Vidyun Sabhaney about putting together First Hand, an anthology of nonfiction graphic stories that is possibly the first of its kind in India.

Black Mumba

A Snake Pit of Dreams

In conversation with Ram Venkatesan and Kishore Mohan about Black Mumba, a new noir graphic novel that explores some of the darker aspects of the city of Mumbai.

Aditi Angiras

Poetry Is Politics

In conversation with activist Aditi Angiras about her Bring Back the Poets initiative and writing and performing spoken word poetry.

Photograph by Revathy V K

A Gatherer of Stories

In conversation with Revathy V K about her photography, her writing, and the queer community in India.

Raxit Tewari

Bringing in the Furniture

In conversation with indie music veteran Raxit Tewari about his solo project Your Chin and his latest E.P. Peeping Till It’s Noise.

Sumana Roy

A Plant’s-Eye View

In conversation with author Sumana Roy about her discomfort with the word ‘nature’ and her desire to experience a plant’s-eye view of the world.